Paperbacks Direct: Philosophy of Education

  • God, Education, and Modern Metaphysics: The Logic of

    God, Education, and Modern Metaphysics

    The Logic of "Know Thyself", 1st Edition

    By Nigel Tubbs

    The Western tradition has long held the view that while it is possible to know that God exists, it nevertheless remains impossible to know what God is. The ineffability of the monotheistic God extends to each of the Abrahamic faiths. In this volume, Tubbs considers Aristotle’s logic of mastery and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Creating the Practical Man of Modernity: The Reception of John Dewey’s Pedagogy in Mexico book cover

    Creating the Practical Man of Modernity

    The Reception of John Dewey’s Pedagogy in Mexico, 1st Edition

    By Victor J. Rodriguez

    Focused on the appropriation of John Dewey’s ideas on progressive education in revolutionary Mexico, this book reconsiders the interpretation and application of Dewey’s ideas in the world. Rodriguez examines the use of Dewey in Mexico’s state-building projects as a vantage point to assess the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education: The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents book cover

    The Hermeneutics of Jesuit Leadership in Higher Education

    The Meaning and Culture of Catholic-Jesuit Presidents, 1st Edition

    By Maduabuchi Muoneme, S.J.

    With a focus on seven Jesuit university leaders emeriti and the late University of Notre Dame President Father Theodore Hesburgh, this book offers a critical analysis of the common values, philosophies, and leadership practices of Jesuit-Catholic university presidents within the broader higher…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Heidegger and Executive Education: The Management of Time book cover

    Heidegger and Executive Education

    The Management of Time, 1st Edition

    By Toby Thompson

    Global corporations and the senior executives who oversee them have been subject to great criticism in recent times: not only do such corporations hold extreme concentrations of wealth, but they continue to sanction staggering pay inequalities between the haves and the have-nots. At the same time,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Philosophy of Play as Life book cover

    The Philosophy of Play as Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall, Malcolm MacLean

    It is now widely acknowledged that play is central to our lives. As a phenomenon, play poses important questions of reality, subjectivity, competition, inclusion and exclusion. This international collection is the third in a series of books (including The Philosophy of Play and Philosophical…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Educational Leadership: Theorising Professional Practice in Neoliberal Times book cover

    Educational Leadership

    Theorising Professional Practice in Neoliberal Times, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven J Courtney, Ruth McGinity, Helen Gunter

    Educational Leadership brings together innovative perspectives on the crucial role of theory and theorising in educational leadership at a time when the multiple pressures of marketisation, competition and system fragmentation dominate the educational landscape. This original and highly…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Educational Leadership, Management and Administration

  • Inoperative Learning: A Radical Rewriting of Educational Potentialities book cover

    Inoperative Learning

    A Radical Rewriting of Educational Potentialities, 1st Edition

    By Tyson E. Lewis

    Inoperative Learning embodies a weak philosophy of education. It does not offer a set of solutions or guidelines for improving educational outcomes, but rather renders taken-for-granted assumptions about the theory-practice coupling inoperative. By arguing that such logic reduces education to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education: Nine Modern European Philosophers book cover

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education

    Nine Modern European Philosophers, 1st Edition

    By Alexandre Guilherme, W. John Morgan

    Philosophy, Dialogue, and Education is an advanced introduction to nine key European social philosophers: Martin Buber, Mikhail Bakhtin, Lev Vygotsky, Hannah Arendt, Emmanuel Levinas, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Simone Weil, Michael Oakeshott, and Jürgen Habermas. This detailed yet highly readable work…

    Paperback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge

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